Posts in Places to Visit in New Jersey

Adventure Aquarium

Adventure Aquarium’s New KidZone & Spring Break Activities

April 6th, 2012

    When we last visited the Adventure Aquarium in December, we could only see signs that hinted at a new KidZone area. Walls shielded our view, but we could hear the hard work going on behind the walls. We were intrigued. We didn’t know much but we knew it would be fun. Last Sunday,…

Please Touch Museum: Railway Play Exhibit

April 4th, 2012

  Tuesday, March 27, 2012 marked the Grand Opening of the Railway Play Exhibit at the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia and Jersey Family Fun was there.     Emceed by puppet conductor, Pickles and his Please Touch Museum Friends, the kid-friendly Grand Opening Ceremony kicked off at 2:00 pm and culminated with a big…

Johnson's Farm in Medford New Jersey

Kicking off Easter Fun at Johnson’s Farm Opening Day Celebration

March 23rd, 2012

    I have been hearing about Johnson’s Farm in Medford, New Jersey for years. I’ve heard about the great fun the kids can have in the Discovery Barnyard and Animal Farm, on the hayrides, and picking fruit.   Can you believe my family has never been to Johnson’s Farm?   Then, Wednesday Johnson’s Farm…

Behind the Scenes at Krispy Kreme – What’s Cooking Wednesday

February 8th, 2012

  Last Saturday, we hosted another exciting Jersey Family Fun Day for our readers and fellow bloggers. Admission was free and was open to all of our readers. This time we went behind the scenes at Krispy Kreme in Collingswood, New Jersey to see how doughnuts were made and to make a few of our…

Jersey Family Fun Day at Krispy Kreme

January 13th, 2012

  We are so excited to be bringing you another Jersey Family Fun Day and this one is completely FREE.   Jersey Family Fun is hosting the next Family Fun Day on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at Krispy Kreme in Collingswood, New Jersey.   THIS IS A SPECIAL EVENT FOR JERSEY FAMILY FUN READERS AND…

Jersey Family Fun Day in Trenton

January 6th, 2012

  Last Thursday, December 29, Jersey Family Fun readers and their families met with a dinosaur, saw a 3D holiday show, learned about New Jersey history, and passed a bill in Trenton. And it was all pretty much free.     It was our first Jersey Family Fun Day. We all know kids can get…

Learning to ice skate at Codey Arena in West Orange NJ

Our First Ice Skating Adventure at Codey Arena – Field Trip Friday

December 16th, 2011

All laced up and ready for his first time ice skating.   Will he enjoy it? Will he be able to stand up? Will the day end in tears or smiles?   My husband thought I was slightly crazy. I was going to take my 3 boys, who have never ice skated before, ice skating…

Turtle Back Zoo prairie dog exhibit photo credit jersey family fun

Turtle Back Zoo Review – Field Trip Friday

November 18th, 2011

Is it a park? Is it a zoo?   Step into the Turtle Back Zoo and you might not know you are at a zoo. At first glimpse, it’s a beautiful park. It’s only when you delve deeper that you see the beauty of the animals tucked into their habitats that you realize the Turtle…

lily pad crossing at CoCo Key Water Resort in Mount Laurel New Jersey

CoCo Key Water Resort Review

October 18th, 2011

Stephanie Huston, from Raising a Family on a Budget is a blogger after our own heart. Not only does she run a great site to help families save money, but she also just hosted a great event at the CoCo Key Water Resort in Mt. Laurel.  We’ve wanted to visit CoCo Key for a while…